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Sang Chul Kwon, M.I.P.
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Sang Chul Kwon, M.I.P.

Patent Agent



*Practice limited to proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Profile

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2008)


  • M.I.P. (1998)
    University of Hampshire, School of Law
  • B.S. (1989)
    Kyungpook National University (Electronics Engineering)


  • English
  • Korean

Professional Membership

  • Korean American Intellectual Property Bar Association (KAIPBA)

Patents (As Inventor or Co-Inventor)

  • U.S. Patent 7,940,807 “Methods, decoder circuits and computer program products for processing MPEG audio frames.”
  • U.S. Patent 6,997,562 “Scrolling unit and projection system using the same.”
  • U.S. Patent 5,548,319 “Gradation data method processing including repeated reading and recording of high-density data.”
  • U.S. Patent 5,400,059 “High speed thermal printer.”
  • U.S. Patent 5,210,615 “Frame line inserting circuit for printer.”

Professional Experience

  • Patent Engineer & IP Team Manager, Samsung Electronics
    • Analyzing issued patents in the field of consumer products
    • Developing licensing programs such as MPEG2, MPEG 4, IEEE1394, AVC/H.264, DVD, and ATSC (digital television) for Essential, Standard Patent Pools
  • Technical Advisor & Patent Agent at Staas & Halsey, prosecuting and managing patent portfolios for
    • Samsung Electronics
    • Samsung Electro-Mechanics Co. Ltd.
    • Samsung Corning Advanced Glass
    • Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
    • Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)
    • Korea Institute of Science & Technology (KIST)
  • Patent Agent & Founder, Goldilocks Zone IP Law


  • Presentations to start-up companies and large corporations in Korea on U.S. Patent Law
  • Presentation topics include:
  • Drafting and filing of U.S. patent applications
  • Responding to office actions
  • Identifying patentable subject matters
  • Final office action practice
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